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PM Modi to take sea-plane from Sabarmati to visit Ambaji temple

Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani said this is for the first time in the history of the country that a sea-plane will land on a water body

Press Trust of India  |  Ahmedabad 

Narendra Modi
Prime Minister Narendra Modi addesses an election campaign rally in Sanand, Gujarat

Prime Minister Modi will on Tuesday in a from river in the city to Dharoi dam in Mehsana district, the first-ever flight by such a craft in the country.

His return journey would also be by the same

"Tomorrow for the first time in the history of the country a will land on the river. I will go to in the sea-plane after landing in Dharoi dam and come back," Modi announced at a poll rally here.

"Our party had planned my road show tomorrow. However, the administration has not given permission and I had time so I decided to go to in the sea-plane," Modi said.

"We cannot have airports everywhere, so our has planned to have these sea-planes," Modi said.

Chief Minister said this is for the first time in the history of the country that a sea-plane will land on a water body and that will be the river.

"Prime Minister Modi will in the plane from here to Dharoi. He will visit temple and come back from Dharoi to Sabarmati in the same plane," Rupani said.

First Published: Tue, December 12 2017. 03:05 IST
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